The Changing Role of Government in Financing Health Care: An International Perspective
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We thank Carolyn Tuohy, the European Health Policy Group, and particularly Janet Currie, for many helpful comments and advice. We also thank Matthew Townsend, Ellie Hukin and Katie Bates for excellent research assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.